Now in its eighth edition, The Maudsley Prescribing Guidelines is the most widely used guide to psychiatric prescribing in the UK. Fully updated throughout, this new edition presents sections on topics of current interest such as antipsychotics and hyperlipidaemia, antipsychotic-induced hyponatraemia, borderline personality disorder, depression in multiple sclerosis, and melatonin for the treatment of insomnia in children and adolescents. Providing practically useful advice for common clinical situations, this is an essential text for prescribers, nursing staff, pharmacists, GPs, and those in related professions.Depression in children and adolescents Psychological treatments should always be considered first-line. If these are inappropriate, have failed or are simply not available, fluoxetineaquot; is the treatment of choice. Note that the placebo responseanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Maudsley 2005-2006 Prescribing Guidelines|
|Author||:||David Taylor, Carol Paton, Robert Kerwin|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2005-05-12|